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Minister: 'Outdated' landline charges should be scrapped - BBC News


BBC News

Minister: 'Outdated' landline charges should be scrapped
BBC News
Jonathan Oxley, Ofcom's competition group director, said: "BT is relied on by many companies to install these lines, and its performance has not been acceptable. "These new rules will mean companies across the UK benefit from faster installations times ...

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10 things you need to know in markets today - Business Insider


Business Insider

10 things you need to know in markets today
Business Insider
UK Brent is down 1.4% at $33.08 (?22.76) at 6.50 a.m. GMT (1.50 a.m. ET), while US crude is down 2.28% at $32.41 (?22.30). Japanese beverage maker Asahi is planning a ?2.4 billion ($3.5 billion) bid for popular European beer brands Grolsch and Peroni, ...

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Sleeper service workers to be balloted

RMT union members working on the Caledonian Sleeper rail service are to be balloted on industrial action.

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UK manufacturing picks up in October

The UK's manufacturing sector had its best month for more than a year in October, a survey suggests.

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